CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

26 results for "playbook trending"

Page of 1
  1. Luke Bryan on duet with Peyton Manning

    Lynn Hoppes

    Peyton Manning might be a four-time NFL MVP, but a country singer? Not so much. Just a few weeks ago, Manning joined country star Luke Bryan on stage at Manning's Children's Hospital gala in Indianapolis to sing a few songs, including Johnny Cash'...

    Blog | May 09, 2013
  2. Charles Howell on his improving golf game

    Lynn Hoppes

    When you're born in Augusta, Ga., the home of the Masters, you're probably expected to be great at golf. Charles Howell III, the 13-year pro who has five top-10 finishes already this year, knows he isn't there yet. "I'm still learning to get o...

    Blog | May 06, 2013
  3. Bubba Watson talks on faith, family, style

    Lynn Hoppes

    Bubba Watson, the 2012 Masters champion, isn't shy about saying where golf ranks in his life: "It's probably around fourth or fifth." Watson, who next week is set to embark on defending his golf crown in Augusta, Ga., sat down with Playbook on Tue...

    Blog | April 04, 2013
  4. Bubba Watson rides golf cart hovercraft

    Lynn Hoppes

    Is this the future we're watching? It's Masters champion Bubba Watson tooling around in a ... hovercraft. Partnering with Oakley, Watson filmed the TV spot in Scottsdale, Ariz., in January. "They have the same ideas of having fun that I do,...

    Blog | April 02, 2013
  5. Rickie Fowler on season, video, TV spots

    Lynn Hoppes

    PGA Tour golfer Rickie Fowler has spent the past two days in New York City filming two commercials for Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts. As a 24-year-old millionaire from Murrieta, Calif., you'd think he'd want to hurry through the various scenes to ...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  6. Mat Kearney talks writing Golf Boys '2.Oh'

    Lynn Hoppes

    After nearly two years in hibernation, the Golf Boys are back. PGA Tour stars Ben Crane, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Hunter Mahan hit it big in June 2011 with "Oh Oh Oh," which has been viewed more than 5 million times on YouTube. And now, ...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  7. Darius Rucker backs skier Tucker Perkins

    Lynn Hoppes

    Country singer Darius Rucker will be keeping track of the X Games Aspen 2013, which begins Thursday, to root on ski superpipe competitor Tucker Perkins. "There's not a more genuine guy out there, and to be such a bad-ass on the snow makes that eve...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  8. Bobby Bowden isn't so 'Santa Claus' now

    Lynn Hoppes

    Even though he's lost about 20 pounds, legendary football coach Bobby Bowden is throwing caution to the wind this holiday season. "I've really tried to watch my weight since I retired. And I've kept pretty active, playing a lot of golf," said Bowd...

    Blog | December 24, 2012
  9. 2012 might be the Year of the Short Person

    Lynn Hoppes

    Gabby Douglas, all 4 feet 11 of her, won two Olympic gold medals at the Summer Games in London. Lionel Messi, at 5-7, has scored 90 goals this year and is the best soccer player in the world. And Brad Keselowski, who is 5-10, won the NASCAR Sprint Cu...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  10. We look at the fashions of Michael Jordan

    Lynn Hoppes

    Basketball legend Michael Jordan recently refused to change his cargo shorts while playing golf at a Miami Beach country club and won't be asked to return to the course. "They come to me on the 11th hole and say I can't wear cargo shorts," Jordan ...

    Blog | December 06, 2012
  11. Ian Poulter talks Ryder Cup, Seve, clothes

    Lynn Hoppes

    This past weekend at the Ryder Cup, European golfer Ian Poulter invoked the memory of legend Seve Ballesteros on the golf course as he engineered Europe's 14.5-13.5 victory. Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabal insisted that Ballesteros, who died...

    Blog | October 04, 2012
  12. Penny Marshall talks book, Rodman film

    Lynn Hoppes

    Legendary comedian Penny Marshall has a new memoir out called "My Mother Was Nuts." And Marshall, known for starring in "Laverne & Shirley" and directing "A League of Their Own," admits that it might run in the family. Playbook had a few minute...

    Blog | October 02, 2012
  13. Blake Griffin talks knee, NBA 2K13, Dwight

    Lynn Hoppes

    Playbook had a few minutes with Los Angeles Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin, while he was making sandwiches to celebrate Subway's 47th birthday party. Griffin was in a particularly good mood. Maybe because it was a typical sunny day in Cal...

    Blog | August 29, 2012
  14. Emmitt Smith talks 'Dancing,' Dez, Twitter

    Lynn Hoppes

    Emmitt Smith, the NFL's all-time leading rusher, retired in 2005 and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2010. But by no means is he slowing down. "I'm just trying to make a living, trying to raise a family, trying to keep my kid...

    Blog | August 03, 2012
  15. Brandon Weeden talks golf charity, contract

    Lynn Hoppes

    Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Brandon Weeden is having a "last hurrah," as he calls it, by playing in his charity golf tournament on Monday in Oklahoma before heading to training camp this week. "Golf allows me to free my mind and helps me r...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  16. John Smoltz eager for celebrity golf event

    Lynn Hoppes

    Baseball great John Smoltz is trying to temper his own expectations, but he really wants to win this weekend's 23rd annual American Century Celebrity Golf Championship. "This is going to be the greatest week of my life!" said Smoltz, who won the 1...

    Blog | July 19, 2012